I hope you have all had a good weekend, and if in the UK have enjoyed Bonfire Night and the fireworks. Work has not been too mad this week, although the first day back is always a hardship, sifting through 100’s of emails. Much of which is generic reporting that I can quickly delete, thankfully.… Continue reading Friday Roundup #15
Ok, so I may be a little superstitious! Next week will be # 14. 🙂 And, I know this is late posting, but we were travelling very late last night for our holiday. Now settled in our place for a week on the lovely island of Il de Re. The last week has been about… Continue reading Friday Roundup #12a
Just finished weaving in the ends in the cozy chenille lapghan I’ve been making for the mum-in-law. Ends all cut and covered with FrayCheck. I’ll probably pop down and see her later and pass it over. It’s long enough to comfortably cover your legs at about 4 foot long and just about 2.5 foot wide.… Continue reading Cozy Chenille Complete!
Ok. So, you know I can have a bit of a yarn addiction. Well, ok, maybe more than a bit. I received the latest update from Black Sheep Wools (a fantastic yarn store near Washington, Cheshire) which was showcasing this yarn from Debbie Bliss; Lara. It’s a blend of 52% merino and 48% superfine alpaca.… Continue reading Yarn crazy
Nope, I’m not talking about belly buttons, but where in a yarn ball do you start your crochet or knit. Do you start from the outside or do you put up with possible yarn barf to start from the inside? As in the below pic. I know it can often depend on whether you are… Continue reading Are you an Inn-y or Out-y?